The National Centre for Guidance in Education (NCGE) will cease to operate from 1st September 2022. 
The NCGE and its Management Committee, Léargas, the Department of Education, the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Solas and ETBI have been carrying out significant work since earlier this year to prepare for the reorganisation of guidance support. A Transitions Working Group and additional sub-groups have been meeting regularly to co-ordinate the reorganisation.

For further information relating to ongoing and future support in place, click HERE

Supervision Programme for Guidance Counsellors

The Department of Education (Teacher Education Section) funds a supervision programme for guidance counsellors working in post primary schools. This programme is co-ordinated by the Monaghan Education Centre and is overseen by a Supervision Steering Group. NCGE is the DoE designated representative on this committee.

To find out more about the Supervison programme available to post primary guidance counsellors please visit the Monaghan Education Centre website.


This short video as made for the Guidance Counsellor Supervision Conference 2020.
It highlights the role of the NCGE and reminds Guidance Counselling Supervisors of the many resources and CPD supports provided by NCGE to both Supervisors and Guidance Counsellors.


Access the video

Please note - a password is required to view.
NCGE will have already have supplied this to relevant parties. If you wish to access it, please e-mail ncgeinfo@ncge and we will revert to you.

Download the accompanying presention